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Mississippi river continues to flood, predicted to continue for another week

Megan Plotka, Senior Staff Reporter March 28, 2018

On March 8, the Bonnet Carre Spillway was opened to relieve pressure from the levees encasing the Mississippi River. A flood warning went into effect on March 14, and forecasters predicted it to continue...

Flooding in the Central Business District and Mid-City left 16 drainage pumps out of service and forced pedestrians to wade through several feet of water as regular traffic was disrupted.

Faulty drainage leaves CBD and Mid-City under stagnant water

"There were cars everywhere, just stalled cars," Tulane junior Paul Simon said. "You could see how high the water had gone up and looked like that area had been about two and half, three and a half feet...

Airing of Grievances: Weather Woes

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Dear Zeus,As a freshman at Tulane, I've had to adjust to many new aspects of college life over the past month, from finances and laundry, to academic and social pressures. Each week I have to decide when...

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